John Boehner net worth: American politician and the 61st Speaker of the United States House of Representatives, John Boehner has a net worth of $5 million.
Born on November 17, 1949, John Andrew Boehner grew up in Reading, Ohio. He attended Moeller High School and played football as a linebacker. After graduation, he was enlisted in the United States Navy but was honorably discharged during the Vietnam War. He then joined Xavier University and earned a B.A. degree in business administration in 1977.
He started working at the Nucite Sales, a business in packaging and plastic industry and was promoted to the president of the firm, but resigned in 1990 after being elected to Congress. He first served on the board of trustees for three years until 1984 and as an Ohio State representative for five years until 1990. After being elected to Congress in 1990, he has been reelected 10 times.
John Boehner served as the House Republican Conference Chairman until 1999 during which he championed the Freedom to Farm Act. He was ousted as the chairman after his party lost five congressional seats in 1998. During the time of George W. Bush as the President, Boehner was elected as the chairman of House Education and the Workforce Committee until 2006. He was also considered the 6th most powerful congressman in 2008.
The US Representative from Ohio’s 8th congressional district, Boehner has served as the House Minority Leader and House Majority Leader while also is the 61st Speaker of the United States House of Representatives. He announced a resignation from his position on September 25, 2015.
A hard-core conservative, Boehner is married to wife Debbie and has two daughters with her. He currently has an estimated net worth of $5 million while receives a salary of $223,500 annually.
Quick facts about John Boehner
Full Name: John Andrew Boehner
Height: 5 ft 8 in
Date of Birth: November 17, 1949
Place of Birth: Reading, Ohio
Education: Xavier University
Marital status: Married (Debbie)